The Cause of Women is generally the Cause of Virtue.
Quote by Samuel Richardson
Samuel Richardson Quotes
Women are always most observed when they seem themselves least to observe, or to lay...
All human excellence is but comparative. There may be persons who excel us, as much...
Prejudices in disfavor of a person fix deeper, and are much more difficult to be...
Marriage is the highest state of friendship. If happy, it lessens our cares by dividing...
It is much easier to find fault with others, than to be faultless ourselves.
Parents sometimes make not those allowances for youth, which, when young, they wished to be...
As a child is indulged or checked in its early follies, a ground is generally...
There is a pride, a self-love, in human minds that will seldom be kept so...
Sorrow makes an ugly face odious.
Handsome husbands often make a wife's heart ache.
Men generally are afraid of a wife who has more understanding than themselves.
The plays and sports of children are as salutary to them as labor and work...
Great allowances ought to be made for the petulance of persons laboring under ill-health.
There is but one pride pardonable; that of being above doing a base or dishonorable...
Honeymoon lasts not nowadays above a fortnight.
Men will bear many things from a kept mistress, which they would not bear from...
What likelihood is there of corrupting a man who has no ambition?
Tutors who make youth learned do not always make them virtuous.
People who act like angels ought to have angels to deal with.
Those who will bear much, shall have much to bear.